Update on COVID-19 Impact at QWF — March 23, 2020

Posted on: 16 March, 2020


In response to the COVID-19 situation, the QWF office is closed, and all scheduled workshops  and in-office meetings are postponed. We will reassess the situation and provide additional information here no later than April 1. Rest assured that we will comply with provincial and federal government policy and best practices.

Most Writers in the Community sessions and all Writers Out Loud,events are also suspended for the time being.

Words & Music in-person events will not take place; however, the organizers are planning a live online show in the near future.

The Mentorship program is proceeding online.

The QWF Awards will proceed, with the calls for submissions being announced shortly. Updated information regarding mailing of physical books will be announced with the calls for submissions in the Awards section of the web site.

Finally, The Atwater Library building will be closed to the public indefinitely. You can check their web site for updates.

We encourage you to follow QWF on our social media.

We wish all good health and good spirits during these difficult times.